IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2023: Dates, Application Form, Results

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2023 – IIT Tirupati invites applications for admission to PhD Program for the academic session starting in Jan 2023.

Check full details on IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2023 below here.

Latest –

  • List of shortlisted and selected candidates is available now for various departments

IIT Tirupati PhD Programs

IIT Tirupati offers PhD program in the following Departments –

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

Categories of Admission

  • Regular (Full-time scholars) – Under regular registration a scholar can be selected under
    • 1) Institute HTRA,
    • 2) fellowships from CSIR/UGC/INSPIRE etc. and
    • 3) Project funding.
  • External – Research scholars under the external registration programme, sponsored by and employed in industry/organisation/national laboratories having R&D facilities and recognition by DST or by IIT Tirupati. A Research Scholar under the external registration programme will normally carry out part or all of his/her research work in the industry/ organization/ national laboratory employing the scholar under the supervision of a co-guide employed in the same organization and a guide at IIT Tirupati. The candidate must have at least two years’ experience in the parent organization

Research Areas

Prospective candidates are required to select the research areas on the online portal as per the availability in the respective category/scheme. Research areas selected other than those available in the respective category/scheme will not be considered.

Physics

SoP is required for all the areas of research

Quantum Computation and Many-body Physics (Theory)
High Energy Physics (Theory)
Astro-Physics (Theory)
Soft Matter Physics (Computational and Theory)
Condensed Matter Physics (Experimental)
Condensed Matter Physics (Experiment and Theory)
Plasma Physics (Experiment and Theory)*

*These areas of research are available ONLY under UGC/CSIR/INSPIRE/NBHM/Other JRFs scheme

TIH Specific Areas

Entangled Quantum Clocks

Chemistry

SoP is required for all the areas of research

DivisionArea of Research
Organic ChemistryDevelopment of New Synthetic Methods and Natural Product Synthesis *
Theoretical ChemistryC-H Bond Activation and Photo/Electro Organic Synthesis *
Theoretical ChemistryAsymmetric Transition Metal Catalysis
Theoretical ChemistryOrganic Synthesis: Carbohydrate Chemistry
Theoretical ChemistrySpectroscopic Modelling, Computational Biophysics, Stochastic Thermodynamics, Noise Induced Transport Phenomena *
Theoretical ChemistryWater Desalination
Theoretical ChemistryModelling of Electron Donor/Acceptor Couples for Energy Harvesting and also for Photodynamic Therapeutic and Photocatalytic Applications
Inorganic ChemistrySupramolecular Chemistry & Material Science
Inorganic ChemistryCoordination Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Bioinorganic and Environmental Chemistry*

*These areas of research are available ONLY under UGC/CSIR/INSPIRE/NBHM/Other JRFs scheme

Mathematics and Statistics

DivisionArea of Research
MathematicsComputational Fluid Dynamics*
MathematicsNumerical Analysis*
MathematicsInverse Problems
MathematicsRepresentation Theory
MathematicsPartial Differential Equations
StatisticsSpatial-Temporal Modelling*
StatisticsMultivariate Statistical Modelling*
TIH Specific Areas#Geospatial Data Analysis
TIH Specific Areas#Machine Learning, Geospatial Data Science, Remote Sensing
TIH Specific Areas#Spatio Temporal Model, Data Science, Image Processing

#SoP is required only for these areas
*These areas of research are available ONLY under UGC/CSIR/INSPIRE/NBHM/Other JRFs scheme

Mechanical Engineering

SoP is required for all the areas of research

DivisionArea of Research
RoboticsControl of Autonomous Vehicles
RoboticsDynamics and Control of Field and Service Robots
RoboticsMechatronics
Robotics3D Printing of Concrete Structures
Solid Mechanics and DesignSolid Mechanics, Composite Materials, Computational Mechanics
Solid Mechanics and DesignSolid Mechanics
Solid MechanicsNonlinear Dynamics, Vibrations
Solid MechanicsAutomotive Dynamics, Automotive NVH
Fluid and ThermalHydrogen Storage, Thermal Energy Storage, Porous Medium Combustion, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning, Solar Drying
Fluid and ThermalFluid Mechanics and CFD
Fluid and ThermalCFD Hydrogen and Ammonia Fuels for Transportation
ManufacturingMicromachining, Finishing, Grinding, Advanced Machining Processes
ManufacturingTribology and Surface Engineering, Metal Forming (Experimental, Design and Simulations)
TIH Specific AreasControls, Robotics
TIH Specific AreasPrecision Agriculture – Real-Time Combined Imagery and Sensor Based Nutrient Delivery System

Chemical Engineering

SoP is required for all the areas of research

General Chemical Engineering
Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
Molecular Simulations Thermodynamics for Energy Storage
Polymers-Colloids-Emulsions
Food Processing
Granular Flow
Computational Biophysics
Membrane Science
Microfluidics
Process Intensification
Polymerization
Biomass to Chemicals
Process Control & Optimization
Machine Learning in Process Engineering
Supply Chain Optimization

Civil & Environmental Engineering

SoP is required for all the areas of research

DivisionArea of Research
Water Resources EngineeringWater Resources Engineering
Remote SensingRemote Sensing
Transportation EngineeringPavement Technology
Transportation EngineeringTraffic Engineering
Environmental EngineeringAdvanced Water Treatment
Environmental EngineeringAir Quality Modelling and Management
Structural EngineeringConcrete 3D Printing
Structural EngineeringDurability of Concrete Structures
Structural EngineeringStructural Engineering, Computational Mechanics, Composite Materials
TIH Specific AreasRemote Sensing

Computer Science & Engineering

SoP is required for all the areas of research

Computer Architecture
AI Accelerator
Reinforcement Learning
AI for Software Engineering
Software Engineering for AI
Computing for Education
Human-Computer Interaction
Parallel Computing
Algorithms and Data Structures
Computational Complexity
Data Science Algorithms and Applications
Computer Networks
Internet of Things
Machine Learning for IoTs

TIH Specific Areas

Indoor Positioning Systems, Occupancy Detection and Estimation, and Smart Indoor Spaces, Emergency and Rescue

Electrical Engineering

SoP is required for all the areas of research

DivisionArea of Research
Power and ControlControl and Robotics
Power and ControlPower Electronics
RF and MicrowaveHigh Power Microwaves
RF and MicrowaveApplied Electromagnetics, Microwave Sensors, Filters, Antennas, Passive Circuits
Electronic Devices & SystemsSemiconductor Devices
Wireless Communication and NetworksWireless Communication and Networks
TIH Specific AreasComputer Vision & Deep Learning
TIH Specific AreasEmbedded Systems, ASIC Design
TIH Specific AreasDefence Technologies, Unmanned Autonomous Systems, Geospatial Information Systems

Humanities and Social Sciences

English

Indian Theories of Language/Literature
Comparative Literary Studies
Indian Folk Culture and Religion
Popular Culture
Gender Studies
South Asian Cinema

Organizational Behaviour

Positive Organizational Behaviour
Sustainable HRM
Decent Work
Future of Work
Employee Well-being

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2023

Ph.D. in EngineeringA Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or a Master’s degree by Research in
Engineering/Technology with a good academic record or a five year integrated Masters/ Dual Degree
in Engineering/Technology.  
or
Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having exceptional merit will be eligible for the relevant discipline of Engineering. They should have a valid GATE score or CSIR/UGC NET or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration.   
or
Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology from any Indian Institute of Technology (IITs) or Master’s degree in Sciences (entry through JAM) from any IIT with an
exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline and a minimum CGPA of 8/10 (7.5 for
EWS/OBC-NCL and 7.0 for SC/ST/PwD)
or
Candidates with five-year integrated BS+MS degree from any CFTI.
Ph.D. in SciencesMaster’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and a valid score in GATE or CSIR/UGCNET(JRF/LS)/NBHM/INSPIRE/JEST or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area.
or
Master’s degree holders in Engineering/Technology and Master of Science(Research) or a five year
integrated Masters/ Dual Degree in Engineering/Technology
or
Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology from any Indian Institute of
Technology (IITs) or Master’s degree in Sciences (entry through JAM) from any IIT with an
exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline and a minimum CGPA of 8/10 (7.5 for
EWS/OBC-NCL and 7.0 for SC/ST/PwD).  
or
Candidates with five-year integrated BS+MS degree from any CFTI.
Ph.D. in Humanities and Social SciencesMaster’s degree in an eligible discipline with a good academic record or equivalent with a valid GATE
score or UGC/CSIR-NET or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area.

Note – A valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET/INSPIRE qualification etc. is not required in the case of candidates applying under the external category.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2023 Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application26 September 2022
Closing date for on-line application17 October 2022
Written Test/ Interview07-30 November 2022
Announcement of Results09 December 2022
Joining date of candidate26 December 2022
Commencement of Classes02 January 2023

Financial Assistance

Assistance will be as per Ministry of Education (MoE) norms. Fulltime Scholars admitted to Ph.D. programmes are eligible for the Half-time Teaching/Research Assistantship (HTRA) for which:

  • (a) They should work for 8 hours per week for the Institute to earn this assistantship. The work would normally involve assistance in teaching/research, and will be assigned by the Institute.
  • (b) Renewal of assistantship every semester will be contingent on enrolment, satisfactory progress in research work and good performance during the preceding semester in the discharge of responsibility as teaching/ research assistant.

Assistantship for candidates who have qualified through TiH, UGC-JRF, CSIR-JRF, ICMR & AICTE etc. will be as per the norms of the funding agency.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2023 Application Process

  • Applicants has to apply through the online on https://admissions.iittp.ac.in/.
  • Please read the information brochure before filling application form.
  • After filling the form, please take a printout and keep it for record purpose.
  • A candidate can apply up to a maximum of three departments.

How to Apply?

  1. Click on New Registration
  2. Click on Indian Citizen or Foreign National as per the Applicability.
  3. Fill Basic Information Name, Gender, Mobile and Email needs to be filled.
  4. After Registration an email will be sent to your registered email id.
  5. Enter User Id (Registered email id), Password and Captcha and Click on Login.
  6. Under General Tab Basic Information Needs to be filled.
  7. Under General Tab: Select Admission Type(External, IIT Tirupati Staff, Regular). Please select the Department and Division in the order of Preference. Under Each Division select the Areas of Research in the order of Preference. Click on (Save & Next), you will move to Next Tab.
  8. Under Qualification Tab, Add 10th, 12th, UG, PG and Additional Qualification if Any.
  9. Click (Save & Next) to go to Next Tab or Click (Save & Previous) in case you want to modify any field in the General Tab.
  10. Under National Examination and Publications fill details (If Required) Otherwise Click on (Save & Next) and go to next tab.
  11. All the attachments can be uploaded and preview of attachment can be viewed. Tick the undertaking and click on (Submit and Proceed for Payment).
  12. On Clicking on Submit, it will redirect to SBI Payment Gateway. You can print the receipt as well as Application form on clicking on View the submitted Application.

Application fee

GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Male candidates Rs.400/-
GN/OBC-NCL Female candidates Rs.200/-
SC/ST and PwD candidates Rs.200/-

Selection Procedure

  • The selection committee will call eligible candidates based on the minimum eligibility requirements and additional screening criteria for a written test (if any) and interview.
  • Admission offers will be made to the candidates based on the academic record, statement of purpose (if any) and the performance of the candidates in the written test (if any) and interview.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2023 Results

Selected Candidates

Department List
Chemical Engineering List
Civil and Environmental Engineering List
Computer Science and Engineering List
Electrical Engineering List
Mechanical Engineering List
Chemistry List
Humanities & Social Sciences List
Mathematics & Statistics List
Physics List

Shortlisted Candidates

Department List
Chemical Engineering List
Civil and Environmental Engineering List
Computer Science and Engineering List
Electrical Engineering List
Mechanical Engineering List
Chemistry List
Humanities & Social Sciences List
Mathematics & Statistics List
Physics List

Syllabus

Physics
Electrical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Humanities and Social Sciences
Chemistry
Computer Science Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Chemical Engineering

Important Links

Information BrochureClick Here
Application FormClick Here
IIT Tirupati WebsiteClick Here
Latest PhD AdmissionsPhD Admissions

Previous Admissions

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022 Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application21 March 2022
Closing date for on-line application18 April 2022
Written Test/ Interview19-31 May 2022
Announcement of ResultsWithin three days from the date of the interview
Joining date of candidate26 July 2022
Commencement of Classes01 August 2022

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

Department List
Chemical Engineering List
Civil and Environmental Engineering List
Computer Science and Engineering List
Electrical Engineering List
Mechanical Engineering List
Chemistry List
Humanities & Social Sciences List
Mathematics & Statistics List
Physics List

Written Test / Interview Schedule

Department Written Test Interview
Chemical Engineering 23.05.2022  (Monday)24.05.2022  (Tuesday)
Civil and Environmental Engineering 25.05.2022  (Wednesday)26.05.2022  (Thursday)
Computer Science and Engineering 30.05.2022  (Monday)31.05.2022  (Tuesday)
Electrical Engineering 28.05.2022  (Saturday)29.05.2022  (Sunday)
Mechanical Engineering 20.05.2022  (Friday)21.05.2022  (Saturday)
Chemistry NO Written  Test25.05.2022 to 27.05.2022
Humanities & Social Sciences NO Written  Test26.05.2022 to  28.05.2022
Mathematics & Statistics 27.05.2022  (Friday)28.05.2022  (Saturday)
Physics NO Written  Test26.05.2022 to  28.05.2022

NOTE – 

The HALL TICKETs for Written Tests and Intimation for the  Interviews will be sent by email to the prospective candidates. 

All the candidates are advised to check their registered Email IDs on  regular basis. No other form of communication shall be made from the  institute.

Schedule for M.S/Ph.D. Written Test / Interview July-Dec 2022 Semester

Syllabus for Written Test / Interview

Mechanical Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Chemistry
Computer Science Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2022

Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application20.10.2021 (Wednesday)
Closing date for on-line application10.11.2021 (Wednesday)
Written Test/ Interview20.11.2021 to 20.12.2021
Announcement of ResultsNext Day of the Interview
Date of Orientation for the selected candidates22.12.2021 and 23.12.2021

For Sciences Research Areas

Physics

Quantum information and Quantum computation (Theoretical), Quantum algorithms (Theoretical), Quantum optics (Theoretical), Experimental and modelling studies of low temperature plasma, Plasma mediated processing for environmental applications, Theoretical atomic collision physics, Quantum condensed matter theory (quantum chaos, and many-body localization).

Chemistry

Coordination Chemistry and Bioinorganic Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Materials Science, Organic synthesis: catalysis and C-X bond activation, Chemical Biology, Inorganic Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry

Mathematics

Algebraic Groups and Representation Theory, Analysis on Fractals*, Inverse Problems*, Computational Fluid Dynamics* * (only for UGC-CSIR/NET-JRF/INSPIRE/NBHM or any other external fellowship qualified candidates with JRF and External Category)

Research Areas for Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Fluids and Thermal: Fluid mechanics, wave propagation in fluids, CFD, Fluid dynamics and design of wind turbines and drones, Agricultural sprays and nutrient delivery, Agricultural waste to energy, Sprays and Droplet dynamics, Energy storage
Solid Mechanics: Continuum Mechanics, Plasticity, Computational solid mechanics, Mechanics natural fibre composite materials Robotics: Robotics (Mobile and autonomous), Design, dynamics and control of field and service robots
Manufacturing (only for external candidates)

Chemical Engineering

Multi-scale molecular simulation and statistical mechanics for interfaces & phase transition & crystallization, Granular Physics, Forward Osmosis, Animal Locomotion, Computational Biophysics, Polymerization in microreactor, Multiphase flow, Microfluidics, Machine Learning in Process Engineering, Process Control, Nanomaterials, Food Colloids and Soft matter, Extraction & incorporation of bioactives for nutrition and immunity.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Geotechnical Engineering, Pavement Materials, Steel corrosion in concrete, Pavement Design, Tire-Pavement Noise, Water and wastewater engineering, Air quality modelling and management, Environmental Life Cycle Analysis, Accelerated Pavement Testing, Lifecycle Assessment of Roadway Infrastructure, Tire/Pavement Interaction Noise, Composite Wastes in Pavements.

Computer Science & Engineering

Reinforcement Learning, Computer Architecture, AI Accelerator, VLSI Test & Verification, AI for Software Engineering, Software Engg for AI.

Electrical Engineering

Semiconductor Devices, RF and Microwave Engineering, Power Electronics, VLSI Test and Verification

Humanities and Social Sciences Research Areas

Public Policy: Sustainability, Environmental Policy, Environmental Governance, Human-environmental interactions 

English: Conflict studies, Migration studies, Cultural studies, South Asian Literature 

Finance: Empirical Asset Pricing, Financial Risk Management 

Organisational Behaviour/Human Resource Management: High performance work systems, Sustainable HRM, Leadership, Positive Organisational Behaviour 

Philosophy: Political Philosophy, Modern Indian Philosophy and Ethics* *(only for UGC-JRF or any other external fellowship qualified candidates with JRF

Eligibility Criteria for IIT Tirupati PhD Admission 2022

Ph.D. in EngineeringMaster’s degree in Technology/Engineering or a Master’s degree by Research in Technology/Engineering with good academic record.   
or
Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having exceptional merit will be eligible for the relevant discipline of Engineering. They should have a valid GATE score or CSIR-NET/UGC/NBHM or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration.   
or
Bachelor’s degree in Technology/Engineering from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) with a minimum CGPA of 8/10 and having  exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct admission to Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Sciences Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having a valid GATE score or CSIR-NET/UGC/NBHM/JEST/INSPIRE. Master’s degree holders in Technology/Engineering are also eligible.   
or
MS or ME/M.Tech by Research in Engineering or 2 year MSc from IITs (entry through JAM) with minimum CGPA 8.0 / BS+MS (5 year integrated) from CFTI.    
or
Bachelor’s degree in Technology/Engineering from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) with a minimum CGPA of 8/10 and having  exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct admission to Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Humanities and Social SciencesMaster’s degree in an eligible discipline with a good academic record or equivalent and having a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR- NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2021

Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application29.03.2021 (Monday)
Closing date for on-line application30.04.2021 (Friday)
Written test/ Interview23.05.2021 to 23.06.2021
Announcement of ResultsNext Day of the Interview
Joining date of the selected candidate26.07.2021 (Monday)

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2021 Results

Selected Candidates

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2021

Important Dates

Opening date for on-line application 17.11.2020 (Tuesday)
Closing date for on-line application 06.12.2020 (Sunday)
Written test/ InterviewChemistry – 19.12.2020 to 21.12.2020
Physics – 21.12.2020 to 22.12.2020
Civil & Environmental Engineering – 14.12.2020
Other Engineering Departments – 12.12.2020 to 19.12.2020
Announcement of ResultsNext Day of the Interview

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission Jan 2021 Results

The following candidate has been selected for admission to the
PhD Programme January- 2021 semester.

IIT Tirupati PhD Admission July 2020

IIT Tirupati PhD Physics Admission 2020

Selected Candidates for PhD Physics 2020

Selected Candidates for PhD Physics